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12 Days Birding & Bird Photography Tours In Sabah, Borneo

Tuesday, August 10, 2010

Birding With Y Bird Japan Group Part I

5th - 9th August 2010

Below is some of the birds were seen during my recent trip with these group led by Ken Tanaka who acted as a translator, started at Kinabalu National Park and ended at Tg. Aru Beach.

Digiscoped with Nikon Fieldscope EDG85 via FSA-L2 DSLR Photo Adapter on Nikon D300s

At Tuaran paddy field

After the walked at Silau-silau Trail searching for the Whitehead's Trogon & Broadbill

Endemic Mt. Blackeye only found above 1800m asl but occasionally found around 1500mm asl at the Liwagu Restaurant

One of the skulker found at Kinabalu National Park, the Sunda Bush Warbler

Bornean subspecies, Ashy Drongo

Common endemic which favored Medinilla fruits that grow wild at the mountain, Black-sided Flowerpecker

Happy birding everyone.


Stuart Price said...

Nice photos especially the Flowerpecker............

Japanese tourists get everywhere!

Jason Bugay Reyes a.k.a horukuru said...

Hehehe thanks Stu :)

Ray said...

It should be a fruitful trip.

Malay-Kadazan girl said...

You are making me homesick. Can I be your translator next time...;)

Jason Bugay Reyes a.k.a horukuru said...

Malay-Kadazan girl,

Sure come2 hehehehe :)